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Overland Park, Kansas

Overland Park Kansas
Full nameOverland Park, Kansas
Official nameOverland Park, Kansas
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
MayorCarl R. Gerlach
Total Area75.3 sq mi (195 km2)
Land Area75.2 sq mi (194.8 km2)
Water Area0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation1079 ft (328.9 m)
Total Population173372 (2010)
Other information
Time zoneCST (UTC-6)
- Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
Area code913
FIPS code20-53775 
GNIS feature ID0479210 

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Overland Park (-enˈoʊvərlənd ˈpɑrkpron) is the second most populous city in the U.S. state of Kansas. Located in Johnson County, it is the largest suburb of Kansas City, Missouri, and is located adjacent to Olathe, Lenexa, Prairie Village and Leawood. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 173,372. Overland Park has consistently ranked in the top 10 of CNN/Money and Money magazine's 100 Best Cities to Live in the United States. Also in 2010, Money Magazine rated Overland Park, Kansas, the 7th best city to live in the United States. Additionally, the city was ranked as one of "The Best Places to Raise Your Kids in 2009" and was ranked 3rd for "America's 10 Best Places to Grow Up".

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